Thursday Dec 11 2008 comments Christmas in Loomis, Depot dedication celebration By: Photos by Martha Garcia, Loomis News Editor -A +A Ellen Nitta, left, waits for festivities to begin with some new friends. Loomis Mayor Russ Kelley, right, and Assemblyman Ted Gaines speak to the crowd at the dedication of the Loomis Depot, the focal point of Loomis Station Plaza. Also present for the dedication were Loomis Councilwoman Rhonda Morillas, right, Councilman Walt Scherer, and councilman-elect Gary Liss. Councilmen Tom Millward and Miguel Ucovich were also at the dedication. Past Chamber President Henry Schneider, with Santa hat, holds the ribbon as Chamber President Leslie Griffith and Loomis Mayor Russ Kelley cut the ribbon at the dedication of the Loomis Depot. Santa Claus (Vic Markey) listens to a young girl's wishes. Santa (Vic Markey) hands candy to eager children. Waiting at the Loomis Depot. Mrs. Clau (Lisa Markey) visits with a family of four children. Loomis Mayor Russ Kelley thank everyone involved with the project to renovate the Loomis Depot. The ribbon is cut by Chamber President Leslie Griffith and Loomis Mayor Russ Kelley. The Loomis Fire District engine arrives with Santa on board.